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Electronic Arts’ Q1 Earnings: Digital Domain & Increased Sales Of Sports Titles Drive Revenues

by Trefis Team
Gaming giant  Electronic Arts (NASDAQ:EA) is off to a strong start for the fiscal year 2015, as it delivered excellent revenue figures in its first quarter report, released on July 22. The company reported non-GAAP net revenue of $775 million, up...
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PepsiCo Earnings Review: Both Beverages and Snacks Boost Organic Revenues in Q2

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Snacks and beverages manufacturer  PepsiCo (NYSE:PEP) reported 0.5% growth in net revenues in Q2, with organic revenues rising 3.6%, on July 23. As expected, the snacks business, which constitutes more than half the net sales for PepsiCo, drove t...
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New Product Adoption Boosts Revenues and Margins for Constant Contact

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Digital marketing services provider Constant Contact (NASDAQ:CTCT) posted a strong set of second quarter results. Q2FY14 revenues kept pace with the accelerated year-on-year growth rate of 16% posted in Q1FY14. The company has delivered on both r...
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Daimler Earnings Review: Profitability For Mercedes-Benz Rises on Improved Efficiency

by Trefis Team
Auto company  Daimler AG reported revenue growth of 6% to €31.5 billion (around $42.5 billion) in the second quarter on July 23. Excluding the impact of unfavorable currency translations, organic sales rose by 11%. High demand for the companyR...
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Dow Earnings Review: Margin Expansion Drives Earnings Growth

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The Dow Chemical Company’s (NYSE:DOW) second quarter earnings surged higher on thicker margins due to higher pricing and cost savings through productivity improvements and higher capacity utilization. The company’s adjusted earnings per sha...
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BP Earnings Preview: Lower Production Volume, Improvement In Refining Margins Expected

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BP Plc. (NYSE:BP) is scheduled to report its 2014 second quarter earnings on July 29. Average  Europe Brent crude oil prices were up by around 7% year-on-year during the second quarter and will positively impact the company’s crude oil revenues. ...
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Higher Losses and June Slowdown Overshadow Pandora’s Strong Q2 Sales

by Trefis Team
Pandora Media (NYSE:P) recently reported its Q2 2014 earnings, that were slightly better than the consensus estimate. The Internet radio provider’s non-GAAP earnings per share for the second quarter came in at $0.04, which was marginally ah...
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Boeing’s Net Rises On Higher Commercial Airplane Deliveries & One-Time Gains

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Boeing (NYSE:BA) reported strong growth in its second quarter results on higher commercial airplane deliveries and favorable tax items, partially offset by a charge related to the KC-46 aerial refueling tanker program. The airplane maker’s ...
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McDonald’s Q2 Earnings: Decline In Customer Traffic & Rising Commodity Costs Drag Sales Growth

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McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD) continued its streak of disappointing results when it reported its Q2 earnings report on July 22. The company’s financial model is dependent on growing comparable store sales to drive profitability and has ...
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Strength In Infrastructure, Broadband & Connectivity Solutions Will Drive Broadcom’s Future Growth

by Trefis Team
Leading semiconductor provider for wired and wireless communications, Broadcom (NASDAQ:BRCM) reported its Q2 2014 earnings on July 22, as we noted in our recent post-view .  Today we are going to take a deeper look at future trends.  At $2.04 bi...
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Can Urban Outfitters’ European Stores Remain More Productive than its Domestic Stores?

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With its popular eclectic and preppy products,  Urban Outfitters (NASDAQ:URBN) has performed very well in the U.S. amid an uncertain economic environment. The retailer’s popularity among American youth can be gauged from the fact that its b...
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Agricultural And Intermodal Shipments Drive Union Pacific’s Earnings

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Union Pacific (NYSE:UNP) reported its second quarter 2014 results posting strong growth in revenue and volume. Its revenue grew 10% year-on-year, to reach $5.7 billion, driven by double digit volume growth at its Agricultural and Intermodal segme...
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TripAdvisor’s Top-Line Accelerates On Strong Monetization Through Instant Booking and Meta

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TripAdvisor (NASDAQ:TRIP), the world’s largest travel review company, posted revenues of $323 million in the second quarter of fiscal year 2014. Click-based advertising revenue increased by 28% year on year and accounted for 73% of total revenues...
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UPS Earnings Preview: Declining Revenue Per Package May Temper E-commerce Driven Growth

by Trefis Team
United Parcel Service (NYSE:UPS) is set to announce its second quarter 2014 earnings results on July 29 2014. We expect that growing e-commerce sales will help boost UPS’ second quarter revenue and package volume. However, revenue per package wil...
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Avon U.S. Operational Outlook Remains Bleak on Improving Job Market

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Avon Products (NYSE:AVP) is a U.S. based manufacturer and direct seller of beauty, fashion and home products. The company began operations in 1886 and currently has more than 6 million independent representatives selling its products across geogr...
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